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Hiking Clingmans Dome to Newfound Gap via the Appalachian Trail in the Great Smoky...

Clingmans Dome to Newfound Gap Hike Length: 14.9 Miles Roundtrip Elevation Gain: 2,060 Feet Terrain: Dirt, Overgrown Roots/Sticks, Rocky Features: Spruce-Fir Forest Views Difficulty: Strenuous   At 6,643 feet, Clingmans Dome is the third highest peak...
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What is an Out and Back Trail?

When referring to hiking trails you'll hear about a few different types. Three common ones you hear about are out and back, point to point, and loop trails. In this article I'm going to...

Some of the Best Day Hiking Near Memphis – (13 Places and Trails)

When searching for hiking trails in Tennessee, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park in Gatlinburg or the Prentice Cooper State Forest in Chattanooga might immediately come to mind. For those who call west Tennessee...

Cummins Falls State Park Hiking

Hiking to Cummins Falls, near Cookeville, is something you should definitely do if you live in or are visiting the Middle Tennessee area. Cummins Falls is a 282 acre day-use only state park about...
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The Hike to Mt. LeConte in the Smoky Mountains

If you are looking for a hike that is rich with history, jaw-dropping panoramic views and geological anomalies, look no further than the trail to Mount LeConte via Alum Cave.

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